Ford Sollers company started the organization of a weld 60 parts to Focus on the enterprise in Vsevolozhsk, Leningrad oblast. Data transfer production processes in Russia not only raised the level of localization models, but also created new jobs.
Today at the Vsevolozhsk plant started to produce amplifiers rear floor elements of the sidewalls, gutters, amplifiers, bottoms and shelves of the trunk, which were previously supplied from Europe. Thanks to this step at the enterprise there were 30 new jobs.
In the plans of the automaker is also included localization of the processes of welding the rear floors for the Kuga crossover, which will create another 40 jobs. To date, the degree of localization of Ford vehicles in Russia is on average of 60%.
Recall that the modern model range of American brand in Russia is represented by seven localized auto Focus, Fiesta, Mondeo, Kuga, EcoSport, Explorer, and family Transit. It is noteworthy that all the cars produced by the method of full cycle. St. Petersburg Ford plant started to work in 2002, the company has four plants in Russia.